Sprawl & Crawl

Safety urged during holiday season in Virginia

Virginia groups, leaders kicking off efforts to prevent drunken driving during holiday season

Thursday - 11/20/2014, 07:30am EST

VDOT to lift lane closures through the holiday

VDOT to smooth the way for Thanksgiving holiday travelers, lifting most lane closures

Thursday - 11/20/2014, 07:28am EST

Fairfax board approves Westpark Plaza, 1.4 million more square feet for Tysons

The Tysons boom continued Tuesday as the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors approved Westpark Plaza, a 1.4 million-square-foot, three-tower development that could bring as many as 2,275 new residents to a parcel located a quarter of a mile from Metro.

Wednesday - 11/19/2014, 06:54pm EST

Ticketbuster: Mistaken identity causes D.C. woman headaches over tickets

How many Sarah Elizabeth Feldmans are out there? At least one more than the D.C. DMV thought.

Wednesday - 11/19/2014, 04:52am EST

Arlington County cancels streetcar project

Arlington County Board Chair Jay Fisette says the county is pulling all funding from the streetcar programs on Columbia Pike and Crystal City.

Tuesday - 11/18/2014, 05:45pm EST

Lane closures begin for D.C.'s Third Street Tunnel Project

Drivers should prepare for traffic changes near D.C.'s Union Station and Third Street Tunnel Tuesday.

Tuesday - 11/18/2014, 10:32am EST

Future Of Bethesda's Metro Center Plaza could revive old controversy

Bethesda-based Clark Enterprises is trying to get the Bethesda Metro Center Plaza back on the radar, while also making the case that the best future for the space doesn't include development of another building.

Tuesday - 11/18/2014, 10:15am EST

Delays on 3 Metro lines,VRE

Expect delays on Metro's Silver, Orange and Blue lines.

Tuesday - 11/18/2014, 08:29am EST

Metro: Weekend work to affect red, orange lines

Metro: weekend work to affect red, orange lines

Tuesday - 11/18/2014, 07:26am EST

Report: Blame Uncle Sam for congestion on your commute

A report released Tuesday finds that the federal government is to blame for congested commutes by offering too many incentives to drive and too few to use mass transit.

Tuesday - 11/18/2014, 05:38am EST

Ground broken for region's 2nd tallest building

State and local leaders gathered Monday to mark the ceremonial groundbreaking for Capital One's new 470-foot-high tower that will be the first of a dozen high-rises planned in Tysons Corner. The project is expected to help transform the commercial hub of Fairfax County.

Monday - 11/17/2014, 09:45pm EST

D.C. road reopens after crash; power outages persist

A Southeast D.C. street has reopened after a crash caused delays for Monday morning commuters and has more than 100 Pepco customers still in the dark.

Monday - 11/17/2014, 09:04am EST

Draft report: Ride-sharing to top taxis in Va.

Draft report predicts ride-sharing drivers will outnumber taxis in Va. after regulation

Monday - 11/17/2014, 08:53am EST

Red, orange lines most affected by weekend work

Metro: weekend work will largely impact red and orange lines this weekend

Friday - 11/14/2014, 08:30am EST

Metro installs smart faregates at 10 stations

Metro has taken the first step toward a vision where customers can pay to ride trains or buses with a smartphone or credit card, instead of a SmarTrip.

Friday - 11/14/2014, 05:22am EST

Big ideas in the works for Westbard section of Bethesda

Montgomery County planners have unveiled their first specific ideas for what the Westbard section of Bethesda could look like in the next 20-25 years.

Thursday - 11/13/2014, 03:30pm EST

New technology will make I-66 commutes more predictable

Transportation experts call it the silver bullet, the game-changer, the home run: something that will solve traffic on Interstate 66 in Prince William and Fairfax counties. And it should be running early next year.

Thursday - 11/13/2014, 01:27pm EST

Ridership picks up on Fairfax Connector

Ridership on Metro's Silver Line is steadily picking up, and so is ridership on Fairfax Connector buses that serve Metro's newest rail line.

Thursday - 11/13/2014, 08:54am EST

Help Metro test a new fare system

Participants in a pilot program will help try out new payment methods, including the use of smartphones at 10 Metrorail stations and on six bus routes.

Thursday - 11/13/2014, 07:08am EST

Bill to change compensation for injured walkers, cyclists stalls again

For the second time in a week, action came to a screeching halt on a bill to change laws regarding compensation for pedestrians or cyclists hit by cars in the District of Columbia.

Thursday - 11/13/2014, 06:46am EST
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